Who Writes Your Essays?


Writing essays, dissertations or any form of academic writing is one important part where university professors assess the learning of students and determine their marks and the degree they earn. Students have difficulty with the writing, research and even the English language itself especially for … [Read more...]

Extremist Views: Total Ban or Deal With in the University?


Should the government totally ban the discussion of extremist views at university or allow it with the necessary controls and monitoring? Government ministers are now debating over the matter following the claims made that the Islamic State extremist known as 'Jihadi John,' real name Mohammed … [Read more...]

University Rankings on Free Speech: Censorship May Impede Learning


There is a new league table that ranks the universities' practices relating to freedom of speech. It is the Free Speech University Rankings or FSUR which is a first of its kind. It is an eye opener to the real state of the freedom of speech and intellectual debate in higher education. From the looks … [Read more...]

White Pupils, State Schools Underachieve in Flight to Higher Education

White Pupils, State Schools Underachieve in Flight to Higher Education

This Tuesday, 27 January 2015, the Department for Education released what is otherwise known as “destination data.” Specifically, it is the Statistical First Release of the Destinations of Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5 Students, 2012/13. Expert observers of the education sector weighed in on the data … [Read more...]